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Why is it when I changed my primary e-mail address on Facebook I didn't need to log back in on my phone?

I changed the e-mail address I use to log into Facebook but I didn't have to change it on my phone (until I logged out and logged back in). Does Facebook keep a record of past log in credentials?
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Allow comments but no posts on my Facebook timeline

I would like to allow people to comment on my posts on my timeline (since I post a lot of articles and things that I read, and enjoy discussing them), but I also want to prevent people from posting ...
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If I convert a personal account into a Facebook Page, what will happend to apps/pages I've created?

I'd need to convert my personal account to a Facebook Page because of the username and some limitations. What will happend to the Facebook Pages and Facebook Apps I've created using that personal ...
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Join a Facebook group secretly

I want to join a Facebook group defined as Closed group. The thing is, I don't want any of my friends to know about my membership in this group. For example, if I post a status in the group, my ...
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Convert friends to subscribers in Facebook

Is there a way to convert your Facebook friends to subscribers? I have read that some people did it, but I can't find any info about it.
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Send Gmail emails from Facebook address

Is it somehow possible to link Facebook address each username is given to Gmail? Obviously, there is the "Accounts, Send mail as" feature, but that used to return an error ... Final-Recipient: ...
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Will Facebook have information that I manually remove from the site?

Say that I like the page "A" on Facebook. Then, I dislike it. Does Facebook still do its magic as if I still liked the page? For example, if the page was about bicycles, is there a chance that ...
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Can I like photos of people who aren't my friends?

If I am not friends with a person on Facebook but can see their photos, can I "like" a photo?
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How to schedule a picture into an existing album on Facebook

I have a fan page with different photo albums. I’d like to add more pictures to each album by using the schedule feature of Facebook. How do I do this and make sure that the picture I schedule for a ...
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How does Facebook's “you are logging in from an unrecognized location” work?

On the same machine, if I log in using the Linux side it says I'm logging in from a new location. Why? Also, when I use Tor it says I'm logging in from a new location but that's expected because the ...
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How did Firefox on the Linux side of my computer know my Facebook name had changed?

I have Windows 7 and Mint Linux on my computer. I had changed the e-mail address I use to log into Facebook (and I did this on Windows). The next time I logged into Linux it had the updated e-mail ...
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How do I get a list of Restricted Friends?

I put some friends in my restricted list and I would like to get the list of my friends that are in my restricted list. How can I do this?
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Why can't I reply to Facebook wall posts by email?

As mentioned in this answer, it is supposed to be possible to respond to Facebook wall posts via email, by replying to the notification message. This used to work for me, but now suddenly doesn't. ...
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Why is Facebook suggesting friends with no connections to me?

Under the People You May Know section on the right side of the site, Facebook normally suggests people with a lot of mutual friends, helping me get connected with people that I probably know. However, ...
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Friends of a friend can see my post when my friend comments or likes, even if I am not my friend's friends

If I post something on Facebook and a friend comments on it or likes it, how is it that other people who are friends of the comment writers or likers, but not friends of mine, can see it? Surely this ...
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Removing the ability of friends to reply to a post

I want to change my Facebook page to a diary style that allows me to post updates, but does not allow any replies. I've seen pages that are like that, but cannot figure out how to do it to my page. ...
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How to stop friend requests from friends of friends

How can I stop friend requests from "friends of friends" when I don't have a clue who those people are? I have a Facebook account to keep up with people I know personally who have moved away, but I ...
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In a Facebook group on a post what does “seen by 3” mean?

I'm in a group and I posted something. Then, beneath my post it says "seen by 2" and when I click it, two users names are displayed.
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Message upon leaving a Facebook group

If I leave a Facebook group, does a notification appear in the group? (I'd like to leave a group, but don't want the other members to know)
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Can people on Facebook see photos in albums hidden from them on my mutual friend's timeline?

I have three questions: If I post something on my timeline that I specifically hide from person X, but in that post I have tagged persons Y and Z, both of whom are friends of mine AND friends of X, ...
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Expand all older posts on a Facebook group

I want to read the posts of a group, except I want to start from the beginning and the group has a lot of posts. I've used Better Facebook and several Greasemonkey scripts to no avail. What else can ...
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Logging into Facebook with the phone number

In Facebook, where you type your username, it says "E-mail or phone". Can you login to Facebook using your phone somehow? Would the password be the same as the e-mail?
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Facebook link the same as a tag?

I have shared a link in a secret facebook group. The link is a facebook page of someone. Does this person get a notification of the mention?
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Something's changed in my profile picures setting, and it seems as it can be seen by public - can't change it!

I have always had my pictures set to high privacy settings, but now I noticed that if I view it as "public" I can see my profile picture album. When I go to the album itself, is says "you can change ...
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Ignore one Facebook wall but receive notifications for a 2nd Facebook wall

For work, I've been added as admin for a company Facebook page. I don't want to get email alerts when someone posts to the company page wall, but I do want to get alerts when someone posts to my ...
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Which popular/high-profile web applications support two-factor authentication? [closed]

I'm aware that both Google and Facebook offer two-factor authentication, by sending an SMS to your phone under certain circumstances. What other popular or high-profile web applications support ...
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Facebook Album Thumbnails

I'm trying to make photos that work to the size of the Facebook album covers. I've found lots of info on the old photo size, but I can't find anything in the APIs or information sheets that lets me ...
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Unhide a individual story/post that was hidden by the reader and used to be on the Facebook news feed or the poster's page

I accidentally hid an individual post by someone else (or story as Facebook calls it) on the news feed. The post is now hidden everywhere, even on the page of the poster. The rest of the posts by the ...
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How not to show up in the “stalker feed” in Facebook?

There's this thing just above the box where you can select a friend to chat with in Facebook. I don't really know what its called so I just called it stalker feed (please also enlighten me what its ...
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Change Facebook photo album post date

How can you change dates on a photo album to be in the past on the timeline format? I know how to add a picture to the wall in a time, but I need to change albums.
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How can I view the links at the bottom of my Facebook feed?

Facebook has several links, like "About" at the bottom of the page. But when I try to scroll down to them, more posts load before I can read/click them. How can I view these links?
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Disable Facebook email notifications but keep them on the website

If I disable my notifications in the notification settings on Facebook, does that also disable the notifications on the website (little red numbers on top) or does it only disable the e-mail ...
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Controlling what fields of a Facebook profile are public

How can I control exactly what fields of my Facebook profile are private? All I can see under privacy settings are broad controls to let friends or friends or friends see your account details. What ...
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Is there any way to disable multiple sessions on Facebook?

Is there any way to disable multiple sessions on Facebook? My girlfriend has my Facebook password and I’m afraid that If I'm chatting while she is logged in, she becomes aware of what I'm chatting. Is ...
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Facebook pictures and posts that are available to non-friends

I viewed my Facebook profile from another account and I have some pictures and posts that are avaliable to non-friends. How can I change this? Under the privacy page everything is set to "friends ...
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Why can't I sometimes share status on Facebook?

Any idea why sometimes I cannot share somebody else's status on Facebook? We are friends and some of their statuses I cannot share because the 'share' link is missing under their status. It looks I ...
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A family member’s account

I have a question regarding my brother’s Facebook account. Someone reported him as deceased and this person was definitely not a family member. My sister and I are his only immediate family members. ...
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Is it possible to restrict a friend from seeing a post but let their friends see it

In custom view, it is possible to allow your friends to see a post on you own wall and also allow their friends ( "friend of friends" option ) to see it as well? If you select this option and then ...
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Does “previewing” a Facebook message mark it as Seen?

Say I get a New Message notification (the red box over the Messages icon). I then click on the Messages icon, so I am viewing the "preview" of all of my recent conversations. The red notification icon ...
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Changing my font in Facebook while commenting on posts [closed]

I like to change my font style while I commenting on my friends post. I like to hear suggestion and methods to change the font & its font style (bold, italic). Is there any third party tool or ...
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How do I like a Facebook page as a page? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do “like” Facebook pages “as a Facebook page” rather than as my personal account? I've created a page for my company, but when I try and ...
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How to disable “Seen by” in Facebook groups?

Since recently, Facebook Groups add a "Seen by" feature that show to everyone on that group who have seen that post. It can be convenient, but it is also a form of privacy invasion. is there a way ...
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Creating custom tabs on facebook

When trying to create a custom tab/app on facebook, there is no 'create app' button present on my page. Have I missed a step in the setup or is there a reason behind this? Any help will be greatly ...
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Have Facebook comments on others walls show on mine(New Facebook)

I had a setting so that my comments on other's walls would not show on my own. Now I'd like to change it back so my comments show up on my 'timeline' but the instructions for doing so that I find ...
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Facebook mobile app

Why are some comments on my photo (Facebook) only showing on my Iphone? Some are there when I look at my profile from a computer, but not all.
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How do I add a PayPal button for donations for a non profit Facebook Page?

I can’t find how or where I can add a donate button for PayPal to our page. I have seen other humane societies have this PayPal button or page and would like to add one to ours. We already have a ...
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I can no longer see my comments on those particular websites

I've made comments on several webpages using Facebook. However, when I log out of my Facebook account, I can no longer see my comments on those particular websites. I assume no one else can either. ...
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Email of permanently deleted Facebook account is not reusable

One of my friends hacked my Gmail ID and opened a Facebook account with that ID. Now I have reset password for both Gmail and Facebook account and deleted that Facebook account. But when I want to use ...
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Is there a way to see a list of all Facebook friends with deactivated accounts?

Is there a way to see all friends who have currently deactivated accounts?
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Facebook chat contacts mixed up

Earlier this week, my chat contacts on Facebook's sidebar got mixed up. The upper part, where my most frequently contacted friends are usually located, was replaced by the bottom part, that is, "more ...